Project Manager - Digital, Mobile

  • Location

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £45000 - £50000 per annum + Additional Benefits

  • Contact:

    Leah Lamonby

  • Contact email:

    Leah.Lamonby@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH117140_1579013947

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-13

  • Start date:

    March 2020

Project Manager - Digital, Mobile

Location: Leeds

We are actively looking to secure an experienced Project Manager to join Experis.

Experis Consultancy is a Global entity with a well-established team with over 1000 consultants on assignment across 20 clients globally. Our UK operation is growing and has very aggressive plans for expansion over the coming years. We form part of the Manpower group of companies that turn over $20 billion a year collectively.

Experis UK have partnerships with major clients across the UK spanning multiple industries; our approach is a very personal one, with both our clients and our own employees. We are passionate about training, technology and career development.

Overview

Our Client is Europe's leading entertainment company and serves 21 million customers across five countries. They are looking for a Project Manager to work in their Digital team, primarily supporting the Mobile Programme and other project deliveries as required.

The successful Project Manager is required to demonstrate full project hygiene and control right though the project lifecycle for each project/programme, providing confidence to all stakeholders (Business Stakeholders, the rest of the project delivery team, UKIS stakeholders and the operational support teams)

The Project Manager will plan, proactively manage, communicate, implement, review, and close the project.

Responsibilities:

  • Good project hygiene: Project Summaries, Plans, RAID logs, Change logs, Reports, Release registers (PRs), PIRs and cost plans are created, managed and shared across the team. Internal systems to be maintained on a weekly basis.
  • Weekly RAG reports (with latest status, milestones, risks and issues and financial position) to be issued. Project activity is succinctly and clearly communicated to all Stakeholders, with different degrees of detail as appropriate.
  • Plans form solid base for delivery, taking into consideration capacity across all teams, and considerate of end to end delivery dependencies and inputs. Ensure the plan meets the business objectives in terms of time, cost and quality.
  • Identify and proactively manage plan dependencies between all impacted departments (Dev, Test, third parties and wider Tech teams).
  • Proactive management of project risks and issues with appropriate escalation
  • Project activity tracked and delivered as per the delivery schedule, with whole team in agreement and aware. Deviations justifiable and managed through the Project Change process. Ensure full transparency on scope and target releases.
  • Ensures a smooth transition from project delivery to operational support (showcases, defect resolution post warranty handover, etc)
  • Build relationships with Business and Project stakeholders and represent UKIS at relevant Project/Programme Board meetings

Qualifications:

  • Project Management Qualification
  • PMI qualification

Industry Experience:

  • Digital, Media, Telecommunications

If you have the above skills please submit your CV